Police Department

Deer Mgmt

Deer Management

Sioux Falls residents have expressed concerns to City officials regarding property damage and vehicle accidents as a result of deer living inside the city limits. The Sioux Falls Police Department is taking these concerns seriously and proposing a plan to reduce deer numbers while engaging the public for input.
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Police Hiring

Police Hiring

A Police Officer is needed to work in the protection of life and property, conducting investigations, responding to emergencies, and conducting public education programs. Click the link below to learn more about this exciting career opportunity.

Full Time Opportunity: Police Officer

Snow Season Is Underway!

The City of Sioux Falls wants you to be informed regarding snow alerts, snow gates, sidewalk snow removal and more. Sign up for snow alert notifications and find all of the information you need regarding snow removal here!

Snow Alert and Removal Information

Citizens’ Academy

The Citizens’ Academy is a ten-week program designed to provide Sioux Falls residents first-hand information about how the Police Department and Metro Communications work. It is an educational and informative program that allows citizens the opportunity to learn about the issues that impact law enforcement efforts in the city of Sioux Falls.
Citizens’ Academy Application
Call Log

30-Day Police Call Log

Searchable list of Police calls received in the last 30 days.

This log is updated daily at approximately 8 a.m.
Police Call Log
Drop Box

Free Medication Drop Box

Sioux Falls residents have a free way to safely dispose of unwanted or unused medication.

Prescription Drop-Off Box
Online Rept

Online Citizen Report

Using this online citizen police report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.  If this is an Emergency please call 911.

Online Police Report
Frequently Asked Questions

News Releases

Suspect Arrested After Shooting at Two Moving Cars

On Saturday, November 21, 2015, at 4:30 a.m., a driver reported his car was shot near East Rice Street and North Cliff Avenue. The suspect was driving a larger gray …

Posted 11/23/2015 in Police Department

Rape Suspect Apprehended in Pipestone, MN

On Friday, November 13, 2015, at 4:30 p.m. we received confirmation that the rape suspect, Frederick James McAbee, was apprehended in Pipestone, MN. Warrants …

Posted 11/16/2015 in Police Department

Police Looking for Rape Suspect

Sioux Falls Police are looking for a 41-year-old man who raped a 14-year-old girl yesterday, November 12, 2015. The suspect, Frederick James McAbee, is related to the …

Posted 11/13/2015 in Police Department

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Sioux Falls has been recognized as one of the best places to live in the U.S. and we're proud to say our Police Department has played an important part in that status.

As the finest law enforcement agency in the region, we believe it's important that we maintain strong links between our department and the citizens we serve.

This website provides information on how our department works, our personnel, programs, and statistics.